The Swedish Supreme Court Got it Right About Poker
The Swedish Supreme Court recently ruled that poker is BOTH
a game of skill and luck, basing its decision dependent on
the type of poker being played. The court ruled that tournaments are skill games and that
cash games are more random chance because players can come
and go as they please and bet whatever they wish. Finally, someone gets it right. Let me clarify that I do not view cash games as random
chance or poker tournaments as skill games only.
Legalizing Online Poker,
luck vs skill,
skill vs luck,
It's the Joe Sebok Show!!
It looks like SrslySirius has done it again. The man who
brought you "Black and Yellow" a few weeks back has now
brought you "The Joe Sebok Show!"
First, start with this video of "Sunday - Ft. Joe Sebok. " I
won't lie, the first minute isn't the greatest in the world,
then BOOM, it delivers like a Mike Tyson uppercut.
The Joe Sebok Show
Negreanu - Isildur1 II Highlights Poker's Short-Term Memory Problem
If you want a look into the mentality of many poker fans,
take a look at the results from today's Pokerstars Superstar
Showdown Challenge. Daniel Negreanu took on Isildur1 for 2,500 hands and emerged
a $26k winner. Everyone is congratulating him like he just
accomplished one of the biggest feats in poker. At the same
time, they are seeming to totally overlook the fact that he
dropped $150,000 to Blom just a week ago.
Pokerstars Superstar Challenge Showdown,
Gus Hansen - The Comeback?
What a difference six months make. On September 1st of last
year, I wrote the blog Gus Hansen - Maybe It's Time to
Retire. That blog was written after it was revealed that
since 2007, Hansen had lost over $9. 23 million on Full Tilt
Full Tilt Poker,
Victory Poker Leaving Cake Poker Network for Cereus?
Cake Poker announced on Thursday that they had entered a
"strategic partnership" with PokerListings. com. The
translation for those of you that don't speak poker business
speak is that the Cake Poker Network was sold to
Cake Poker Network,
Cereus Poker Network,